Modern Turf Cost Analysis
This is a cost study for a typical 600 square ft backyard lawn. Each job varies slightly depending on several factors.
Sod lawn, 600 square feet.
Watering ($.009 per gallon, estimating 50 gallons per square foot annually): $270
Gardner ($145 per month total yard; $40 allocated to backyard): $480
Fertilizer ($6 per month average): $72
Weed killer ($4 per month average): $48
Bug killer ($6 per month average): $72
Irrigation repair/ parts ($3 per month): $36
Tear out and resodding ($1.25 per square foot, or $750 every two years): $375
Total Sod Lawn Maintenance Cost per Year: $1,353
Total Cost of Maintaining Sod Grass over 3 Years: $4,059
Modern Turf Lawn installed 600 Sq Ft X $6.95 per sq ft = $4,170 (price for Modern Turf Premium).